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Leather Care and Cleaning problems every homeowner can avoid.

Owning leather furniture is a great way to add a touch of luxury and class to any living area. Like any expensive investment, you need to know how to clean and care for the leather properly, if’ you want it to maintain its character and beauty for years to come. However, some homeowners often commit…

A Look at the Bi-Cast Leather Controversy.

The possibility that the furniture industry is trying to pull a fast one with certain marketing claims has long been considered by many consumers. The issue is not so much the quality of the construction of furniture, but the materials used to make it. Specifically, there seems to be a growing selection of “leather” products…

Its time to give your leather lounge suite a birthday, using Colourlock leathercare products.

Whether its your lounge suite or your car, the experts recommend to clean, protect and condition your leather regularly, every 3-4 months. Leather is a type of skin, just like our skin, and how often do we wash and moisturize our face’s and body’s? If we don’t, dirt, oils and soiling build up, damaging the…

Brand new Colourlock Leather Care product website launched !

For all your leather care needs, whether its cleaners, conditioners, or leather repair products, go to – www.colourlockleathercare.co.nz  

European Leather Care 25 years old this October !

A big thank you to all our clients and customers for your valued custom over the last 25 years ! From small beginings, working out of a tin garden shed in Lower Hutt, back in 1989, to our busy workshop here in Petone today. Its been a fun and very busy ride !  Lets hope…

Colourlock Leather Care products – the History.

The Colourlock story started in a small shed in Wellington, New Zealand, in 1993, when a New Zealand leather technician patented recepies for  some leather care products. One leather conditioner called ‘Fadegard’, contained UV filters to protect against the harsh southern hemisphere sun, Hence the name ‘Colourlock’ as in – ‘locking in the colour’, was…

Better Home and Living Show Wellington 3rd,4th and 5th May

See us at the ‘Better Home and Living Show’  Westpac Stadium in Wellington this weekend. Friday, Saturday and Sunday for any leather related issues, Furniture, Cars, Clothing and for the best Leather Care Products and advice.

Another busy year ahead for 2013.

Welcome to 2013 ! Which is shapeing up to be another very busy year for us here at ELC.  We’ve got lots of exciting projects coming up, so its all hands to the pumps ! We’ve all had a nice relaxing break with our families, so now its back into it. In conjunction with Colourlock…

Merry Xmas to all –

From the team here at European Leather Care – Jason, Alex, Barbs, Craig and Chris, have a fantastic Xmas, safe and happy holidays. Thank you to all our agents, retail, corporate and private customers for your support throughout 2012. Looking forward to a successful and prosperous 2013. We close Thursday 20th Dec and reopen Monday…

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